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Creating Charts in SugarCRM

This looks interesting. Will update once I’ve had a go at it.

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SugarCRM 6.5.2 RTFM and other Resources

SugarCRM Documentation or RTFM Sugar Developer Guide 6.5 SugarCRM CE 6.5.2 API Docs Sugar Community Edition 6.5.0 Application Guide Sugar Community Edition 6.5.0 Administration Guide Blogs http://johndopenotes.wordpress.com/category/sugarcrm/sugarcrm-coding/

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SugarCRM Permissions

To the say the least I’m finding SugarCRM to be a peculiar beast. Recently I had to resolve an issue where no matter what I did in Studio the Accounts module would not update to my customizations. Hopefully this will

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Custom Modules – Pimping your dashlet

I recently needed to add some custom functionality to a Dashlet for a Custom Module in SugarCRM and this is the story of how I did it. Let’s say your custom module is called MyModule and you have build it

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Adding Database Fields to Modules Manually

Let’s say you want to add a couple of extra fields to an existing module, but for whatever reason, you don’t want to go down the usual route of having Sugar create a custom extra table for you. What you

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Changing the Theme in SugarCRM – Updated

Phew! Finally cracked how to change the Theme in SugarCRM Community Edition, I’m using 6.5.2 incidentally. OK here’s how it’s done: First of all you’ll need an additional Theme to choose – I like this one –  SpecINFO Blue Theme

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Showing Total Amount for a column in listview

Came across this article today which helped me display a total amount on a listview on a custom module. http://developers.sugarcrm.com/wordpress/2012/11/06/showing-the-total-amount-for-a-column-in-a-listview-using-just-logic-hooks-and-jquery/

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